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Study for Adults with Below Knee Amputation

You may qualify for a study evaluating if different exercise programs can help you become more active. The study involves as many as 10 visits to the Human Performance Laboratory at Rosalind Franklin University. You will receive $270-$620 if all activities are completed. If you: 

  • Have an amputation between the ankle and knee
  • Can stand for up to 3 minutes with minimum or no help
  • Have no open wounds on your feet or residual limb

Complete contact information form

For questions, please contact: 

Phone: 224-570-7119 
Email: noah.rosenblatt@rosalindfranklin.edu or aaron.stachowiak@va.gov


Study PI: Noah Rosenblatt, PhD
Center for Lower Extremity Ambulatory Research 
Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
3333 Green Bay Road 
North Chicago, IL 60064

Aaron Stachowiak, MD
Physiatrist
CAPT James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center
3001 Green Bay Rd
North Chicago, IL 60064

Protocol #17-023 SCPM  “Targeting Balance Confidence as a Strategy to Increase Integration and Improve Outcomes in Users of Lower-limb Prostheses“
RFU IRB Phone: 847-578-8713
Study funded by the Department of Defense